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2011-12-18

Recall - Safety 1st Two-Way Jogging Strollers

The following recall notice is from HSW:


Event Hightlights
Health Canada reports of a recall involving Safety 1st Two-Way Jogging Strollers. If the child is placed in the stroller in the rear-facing mode, their leg can become caught between the wheel and the stroller frame, posing a fracture hazard.

See Product Details tab for specifics on the affected items.

Dorel Distribution Canada has received seven reports of a child's leg getting caught between the wheel and the stroller's frame, with six cases resulting in a leg fracture and one case resulting in a sprained ankle. Health Canada has received four reports of a child's leg getting caught between the wheel and the stroller's frame, with one leg fracture.

Recalled strollers were sold in Canada from 2002 to 2005.

Corrective Action:Consumers should immediately stop using the affected stroller in the rear-facing mode and contact Dorel Distribution Canada to obtain a repair kit. Consumers are also advised to visit Dorel Distribution Canada's website to determine if their stroller model is included in this recall.

For more information, consumers may contact Dorel Distribution Canada toll free at 1-800-544-1108 Monday to Thursday between 8AM and 6PM ET and between 8AM and 4:30PM ET on Fridays in order to receive a free repair kit. Consumers may also contact Dorel Distribution Canada via email at consumer@djgusa.com.

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